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Poetry should surprise by a fine excess and not by singularity, it should s

Poetry should surprise by a fine excess and not by singularity, it should strike the reader as a wording of his own highest thoughts, and appear almost a remembrance.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Poetry is thoughts that breathe, and words that burn.

Poetry is thoughts that breathe, and words that burn.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Poetry should... should strike the reader as a wording of his own highest t

Poetry should... should strike the reader as a wording of his own highest thoughts, and appear almost a remembrance.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Self-reflection is so healthy. Journaling works for me - when I record the

Self-reflection is so healthy. Journaling works for me - when I record the details of what I'm going through, whether it's a relationship issue or negative thoughts, I can look back and see how far I've come. It makes me proud to see my progress and how I
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

The more we are filled with thoughts of lust the less we find true romantic

The more we are filled with thoughts of lust the less we find true romantic love.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Remember that stress doesn't come from what's going on in your life. It com

Remember that stress doesn't come from what's going on in your life. It comes from your thoughts about what's going on in your life.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

There is a criterion by which you can judge whether the thoughts you are th

There is a criterion by which you can judge whether the thoughts you are thinking and the things you are doing are right for you. The criterion is: Have they brought you inner peace?
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Maybe it's like becoming one with the cigar. You lose yourself in it; every

Maybe it's like becoming one with the cigar. You lose yourself in it; everything fades away: your worries, your problems, your thoughts. They fade into the smoke, and the cigar and you are at peace.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Thinking of possibilities is like driving a car on a freeway. You have an o

Thinking of possibilities is like driving a car on a freeway. You have an open road that stretches endlessly before you where your thoughts are not shackled. But when we say 'impossible,' we have already reached a dead-end in our minds. So dwell on possib
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

An educated man is thoroughly inoculated against humbug, thinks for himself

An educated man is thoroughly inoculated against humbug, thinks for himself and tries to give his thoughts, in speech or on paper, some style.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Because people have no thoughts to deal in, they deal cards, and try and wi

Because people have no thoughts to deal in, they deal cards, and try and win one another's money. Idiots!
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago

Reading is a technology for perspective-taking. When someone else's thought

Reading is a technology for perspective-taking. When someone else's thoughts are in your head, you are observing the world from that person's vantage point.
Posted 3 months, 2 weeks ago